Big surprise! The World Gold Council (WGC) has claimed that crypto assets, even Bitcoin (BTC), aren't suitable to replace precious metals. Yet, a number of key industry pundits have overtly begged to differ. Gold Lovers Love Gold According to CoinDesk, who...
Three cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea have been raided and investigated for money laundering allegations and illicitly seizing user funds. South Seoul Prosecutor’s Office and its financial investigation team along with local law enforcement agencies, Financial Services Commission (FSC) and...
It isn't a secret that 2018 and early-2019's Bitcoin crash-induced winter has ravaged crypto upstarts. Yet, some firms have been bitten worse by the frostbite than others, cutting an array of staffers, instead of mere costs. Enter the worst crypto winter...
  Pantera Capital, a Silicon Valley based investment firm recently celebrated its 5th year anniversary, in a rather interesting fashion. They forecast bitcoins price breaching $21,000 by the end of 2018, and $67.500 by the end of 2019. Their first bitcoin...
With Bitcoin currently holding a position as the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, people often assume its ecosystem is the crème de la crème of all blockchain architectures. On the contrary, with news of yet another bug that may...
We're 12 months into the brutal, frigid crypto winter, and the powers that be have shown no signs of abatement. And while crypto upstarts are watching their lives flash before their eyes, Bitcoin bugs seem to have survived the frostbite-inducing...
This Week In Crypto is a weekly segment from the Live Coin Watch News team, providing readers with a fun, succinct, and pertinent summary of the most important Bitcoin-related events in the past seven days.  As is seemingly the norm, Bitcoin...
This Week In Crypto is a weekly segment from the Live Coin Watch News team, providing readers with a fun, succinct, and pertinent summary of the most important Bitcoin-related events in the past seven days.  What a week it has been...
Bitcoin’s value has been plummeting since the start of 2018, with the asset now trading at under $7,000. Even though prices are falling, it does not seem to have a negative impact on the Bitcoin hashrate, which is rather...
Nouriel Roubini, dubbed "Dr.Doom" for his pessimism and cynicism, recently doubled-down on his efforts to bash the cryptosphere, calling this market a "stinking cesspool." However, this wasn't the first time that he has slammed this nascent industry with scalding...

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